Effect of poloidal inhomogeneity in plasma parameters on edge anomalous transport

Löchel, D.; Tokar, M. Z.; Hochbruck, M.; Reiser, D.
April 2009
Physics of Plasmas;Apr2009, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p044508
Academic Journal
It is demonstrated that anomalous transport at the plasma edge in tokamaks is essentially affected by poloidal inhomogeneities in the plasma temperature and density arising, e.g., by the formation of multifaceted asymmetric radiation from the edge at the density limit.


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